Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census

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Year Horses Cattle Sheep Pigs Poultry
1869 23,115 Show data context 136,188 Show data context 130,977 Show data context 51,139 Show data context
1871 18,243 Show data context 147,424 Show data context 101,118 Show data context 63,887 Show data context
1877 22,203 Show data context 155,969 Show data context 113,242 Show data context 68,152 Show data context
1885 21,966 Show data context 172,019 Show data context 86,343 Show data context 62,988 Show data context 366,761 Show data context
1891 23,603 Show data context 178,832 Show data context 132,472 Show data context 78,356 Show data context
1900 26,917 Show data context 182,633 Show data context 103,456 Show data context 70,126 Show data context
1901 27,183 Show data context 179,218 Show data context 102,402 Show data context 66,999 Show data context
1910 27,202 Show data context 184,312 Show data context 99,461 Show data context 72,474 Show data context
Date: Source:
1869 - 1910 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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1869 - 1885 Robert Schwartz (Department of History, Mount Holyoke College). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.
1871 - 1901 David Allan Gatley (School of Social Sciences, University of Staffordshire). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

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The Agricultural Census always included counts of numbers of animals, although the types of animal varied between dates.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cheshire AncC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Types of Animal reported by the Agricultural Census, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10193850/cube/AGCEN_ANIMALS

Date accessed: 05th December 2021